Casa Lima Opening

A shopping soiree in Palma

Palma´s new concept store, Casa Lima, hosted an exciting evening of shopping and cocktails on March 22. The charming Swiss owners, Marc Kuenzie and Lillian Trachsel, are the latest designers to roost in Mallorca and set up shop. They were on hand to introduce us to the ethos behind their store-which has decorative pieces from around the world and a custom home furnishing line. Their focus? To create beautiful made-to-measure furniture for your home or garden, using the island´s skilled local craftsmen. From great slab dining tables to interesting objects from their worldly explorations, we were impressed by their carefully curated collection. Casa Lima is quickly catching the eye of decorators and interior designers in Palma, and we look forward to watching them become an important voice in Mallorca´s burgeoning design scene.

Dr. Helen Cummins is a lifestyle editor, publisher and successful entrepreneur, who has lived and worked in Palma de Mallorca for the past 20 years. She started in 2003 which has grown into one of the island’s largest websites with over 6 million visits per annum.

Her website is a compilation of all the things she values since moving to the island, running hc/ Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

Slow Luxury Living is what sits at the heart of the hc/ website, which aims to inspire people to slow down and appreciate the Mediterranean lifestyle. Alongside her editorial team, Helen handpicks businesses and places that adhere to SLOW: Sustainable, Local, Organic and made with Love.